• AVG. GMAT SCORE
    541
  • Enrollment
    1,268
Contact Information
College of Business
Colorado State University
Fort Collins, Colorado 80523, United States
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The College of Business at CSU is committed to the highest standards of teaching and provides students with a comprehensive business curriculum. Our students are active in clubs and organizations, receive professional career counseling and advising from a dedicated student services staff, and enjoy state-of the art classrooms and facilities. We have global relationships that encourage cooperation, sustainability, and social entrepreneurship. Our faculty engages in research that changes how the world does business. We give you the tools to build a fulfilling career and achieve your goals.

Quick Stats

  • Yield
    90%
  • Selectivity
    60%

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About Colorado State University

Admissions: Can I get in?

Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 144
  • Median 120
  • Middle 80% 84 to 180
Admissions Selectivity
60% College of Business 72% Average Across All Schools

541 Average GMAT Score
  • Applied
  • Accepted
Average Score
68% 541
68% 541
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 60
60% 60.0
90% 90
Female
35% 35
International
12% 12
Wait-listed
100% 6
Importance of Application Elements
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Very Important
  • Resume / Work Experience Very Important
  • Interviews Very Important
  • Recommendations Important
  • Application Essay Considered
  • GMAT Scores Considered
Pre-MBA Careers
Operations
28% 28
Finance / Accounting
20% 20
Marketing / Sales
20% 20
Management
10% 10
Human Resources
9% 9
General Management
8% 8
Consulting
5% 5
Manufacturing
25% 25
Government
15% 15
Non-Profit
10% 10
Consulting
10% 10
Technology
10% 10
Pharma / Health Care
8% 8
Financial Services
7% 7
Petroleum / Energy
5% 5
Consumer Products
5% 5
Real Estate
5% 5
Media / Entertainment
0% 0
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
0% 0
0% 0
740 to 769
0% 0
0% 0
710 to 739
2% 2
2% 2
680 to 709
2% 2
2% 2
650 to 679
2% 2
2% 2
620 to 649
9% 9
9% 9
590 to 619
20% 20
20% 20
560 to 589
25% 25
25% 25
530 to 559
20% 20
20% 20
500 to 529
15% 15
15% 15
Under 500
5% 5
5% 5
English Language Requirements
565 Minimum TOEFL Score
English Proficiency Required: Yes
Minimum English Proficiency Score: Yes
Accepted Tests
  • IELTS
  • TOEFL Internet Based Test
  • TOEFL Paper-based Test

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Annual Program Cost
  • Price/Credit $860
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Annual Program Cost
  • Price/Credit $1,225
0 Full Tuition Scholarships
30% of Students Receive Aid
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Academics: What will I learn?

Faculty
  • All Teachers
  • Tenured
Total Number of Teachers
6% 18
5% 14
Students in Core Classes
35 College of Business 33 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Case study
25% 25
Distance learning
25% 25
Lectures
25% 25
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Concentrations and Specializations
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • E-commerce
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • International Business
  • Marketing
  • Operations Management
Top Areas of Study
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • Management Information Systems
Requirements for Graduation
  • Students must have earned a pre-determined GPA/Letter grade average
Program Logistics
  • Credits required for graduation 40
  • Average # of months to complete program 21
  • Six-Year completion rate 95%
  • Max time allowed to complete 120
  • Separate Full-Time MBA Yes
  • Distance learning Yes
Time Classes Offered
  • Evenings, Via the Internet (unscheduled)
Semester Classes Offered
  • Fall, Spring, Summer
Technology Improvements
  • The College of Business added a 50,000 sq foot addition in 2011. The addition includes 11 intelligent classrooms that are designed to capture and deliver content. Classrooms are equipped with touch monitors for electronic whiteboarding and HP multi-touch teaching monitors. Each room is acoustically tailored and have camera mounts with high definition cameras. All rooms are managed by a central control room.

Students: Who are my classmates?

Yes Part-time students have a campus area
Ethnicity of Students
White
79% 79
Not Reported
12% 12
Hispanic
9% 9
Activities
Professional Clubs
  • Biotech/Health care
  • Corporate Social Responsibility/NetImpact
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Information Technology
Networking Clubs

Alumni: How strong is my network?

4,500 Living MBA Alumni 2 Countries where alumni clubs exist
34 Active alumni clubs
10% Participating in gift donations No Individual alumni gift in excess of $10 Million in the last 12 months

Employer data includes graduates and current students.